Paul Merson (Paul Merson) was in sports kita Eddie Howe’s Newcastle United should sign James Maddison from Leicester City in the summer transfer window.
The former Arsenal star has said he is a big fan of Maddison and that Newcastle should sign the England international.
Merson sees the sale of Saudi Arabia’s Public Investment Fund (PIF) as a deal for the 26-year-old.
Newcastle could finish in the top four of the Premier League table this season, while Leicester could be relegated to the Championship at the end of the season.
Paul Merson told Newcastle United to sign Leicester City’s James Maddison
Merson wrote: “Madison is a top player and I’m a big fan of him – I think he’s a fantastic signing for Newcastle.”
HITC verdict: A potentially exciting signing
In our opinion, James Maddison would be an excellent signing for Newcastle United in the summer transfer window.
The 26-year-old is one of the best and most creative players in the Premier League.
We believe he will make Eddie Howe’s team better.
Leicester are unlikely to challenge for a Champions League place anytime soon, while Newcastle are a club on the rise.
A move to the Magpies could be very attractive for Maddison, who has scored goals Nine goals and six assists Leicester have made 19 starts in the Premier League so far this season.